Urinary Bladder 65 (UB 65)
Pinyin Name & English Translation
Shugu, Blinding Bone
Posterior to the head of the fifth metatarsal bone, at the junction of the red and whit skin.
Mania, headache, neck rigidity, blurring of vision, backache, pain in the lower extremities.
Removes obstructions from the channel, clears heat, eliiminates wind.
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